The Board received a report which provided an update and reviewed progress on the grants already approved (in previous years) under the Moorlands Partnership Board.
This report dealt with progress
to date on these projects, awaiting commencement, on site or,
completed since the last meeting of the Moorlands Partnership
This report was for information only but offered Members an opportunity to comment on progress. The report was presented with an accompanying power point presentation which displayed images of each project.
Project updates and progress
Biddulph Town Council Projects
-The Trough, Gillow Heath
Station and Halls Road Community Notice Board. The
noticeboard would be erected in April. Licences were being obtained
to do the work at Gillow Heath Station.
The Trough repair was delayed slightly waiting confirmation of a
42 Compton, Leek
No further update to report.
Leekbrook Rail Track
Grant paid towards the reinstatement of the track bed.
St Edwards Summerhouses
Formal grant award now made and an updated condition and specification report was being prepared.
St Marks Church, Foxt
Works due to commence middle of July.
Heaton House, Rushton Spencer
Planning Permission for the wall was currently being prepared.
Hales Hall Pool Lectern
Grant paid and lectern installed.
Funerary Monuments, St Giles Church, Cheadle
Diocese permissions being sought prior to commencement of works.
St Leonards Church, Ipstones
Since the report had been written, confirmation had now been received advising that the works had been done.
Guild Hall, Alton Castle
Currently fund raising to allow the works to commence later in the year.
19 Hugo Street, Leek
Windows currently being manufactured at joiners.
Works commencing prior to the end of September.
Foxlow Arts Centre, Leek
Works currently on site and scaffolding erected.
Den Engel, Leek
Works to commence by the end of October.
Christ Church, Biddulph Moor
Fundraising at present and works to commence as soon as possible.
Former garage/barn – Ipstones
The Plough Endon – Redecoration of Mural
RESOLVED: That the update report be NOTED.